Tickets to a newly announced batch of Robert Plant and Alison Krauss shows throughout the United States are soon going on sale.
The performers are scheduled to appear at six shows in the South this April, before returning to the States in June fresh off a European tour including dates in England.
The newly announced shows are to take place this June and continue through July 1.
Newly announced tour dates consist of 18 shows in 17 cities mostly throughout the Mid-Atlantic and California.Among previously announced dates are a pair of nights in Louisville, Ky., to open the tour. Tickets to both shows have sold out. Also previously announced is a performance at the Bonnaroo Festival in Tennessee, to take place June 15.
Their complete U.S. concert itinerary as now announced is as follows:
- Saturday, April 19 – Louisville, Ky. – The Palace Theatre
- Sunday, April 20 – Louisville, Ky. - The Palace Theatre
- Tuesday, April 22 – Knoxville, Tenn. – Knoxville Civic Coliseum
- Wednesday, April 23 – Chattanooga, Tenn. – Memorial Auditorium
- Friday, April 25 – New Orleans, La. – Jazz & Heritage Festival
- Saturday, April 26 – Birmingham, Ala. – BJCC Arena
- Monday, June 2 – Roanoke, Va. – Roanoke Civic Center
- Wednesday, June 4 – Uncasville, Conn. – Mohegan Sun
- Thursday, June 5 – Boston, Mass. – Bank Of America Pavilion
- Saturday, June 7 – Canandaigua, N.Y. – CMAC
- Sunday, June 8 – Atlantic City, N.J. – Borgata
- Tuesday, June 10 – New York, N.Y. – Madison Square Garden Theatre
- Friday, June 13 – Columbia, Md. – Merriweather Pavilion
- Saturday, June 14 – Asheville, N.C. – Asheville Civic Center
- Sunday, June 15 – Manchester, Tenn. – Bonnaroo
- Tuesday, June 17 – Detroit, Mich. – Fox Theatre
- Thursday, June 19 – St. Louis, Mo. – Fox Theatre
- Saturday, June 21 – Denver, Colo. – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
- Monday, June 23 - Los Angeles, Calif. - Greek Theatre
- Tuesday, June 24 - Los Angeles, Calif. - Greek Theatre
- Wednesday, June 25 – Santa Barbara, Calif. – Santa Barbara Bowl
- Friday, June 27 – Berkeley, Calif. – Greek Theatre
- Saturday, June 28 – Stateline, Nev. – Harvey's
- Monday, June 30 – San Diego, Calif. – Humphrey's
- Tuesday, July 1 – Phoenix, Ariz. – Dodge Theatre
Rounder Records, their label, expects to announce more tour dates soon. Jimmy Page has said Plant's current touring commitments with Krauss are likely to run until September.
Is anybody who reads this going to Knoxville or Chattanooga? Let me know. I will be there myself!